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Kings Beach State Recreation Area

North Lake Boulevard, Kings Beach, CA
+1 530-546-7248
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“nice beach” (8 reviews)
“north shore” (7 reviews)
North Lake Boulevard, Kings Beach, CA
+1 530-546-7248
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Fairly large sandy beach but lots of people. You'll have to pay to park here unless you have a Poppy Pass. We didn't have any loud or unruly people so the stay was nice. Bathrooms available here as well. Went the middle of June and...More

Thank d0nw0lf
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best thing to say about this beach is It doesn’t cost any money to roam around. We went to North Lake Tahoe from Reno, Nevada and first reach to the Incline Valley, which is on the Nevada side, but we were disappointed when they...More

Thank bibhadhungana
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Kings Beach is a great place to take pictures from. My visit was in the winter which is different than in the summer. Obviously you couldn't take in the sun and camp the same way you would in the Summer, but so worth going to...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This beach is very small and may not be the best beach at Lake Tahoe. But...for our family it was great! Our kids were free to play in the sand and water for hours because the water was so shallow & the waves were so...More

1  Thank cnft
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Great views. Nice and quiet. I cant think of anything that is worth 100 characters. I think its a bit much.

2  Thank pmac1004
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Took bike ride for hours. Nice slow ride and able to take in all the views. Very pretty and breath taking. Would do it again and again.

1  Thank Joel K
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Easy access off the main drag. Great area for walks and relaxing with a book. The lake view is spectacular. So sad to see the lake level drop so much. More shoreline exposed with rocks. Still plenty of sandy areas to play and lay out....More

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

This beach is pretty good size especially with the lake being so low at this time of year. Nice bathroom facilities. Not sure how much it would be to park here since we walked. Only a few people around this time of year and since...More

1  Thank Peppertaz
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This is a place you can easily just stop, get out and be right on some beautiful beach. It's a great mile, 2 mile walk and the sand and rocks are very interesting. Great lake views and looky loo into some fun beach homes.

Thank Beentheredonethat47
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This spot is a one stop shop.... Located right off of the main drag... Great little Mexican restaurant down the block.. They have picnic tables to eat at... Plenty of beach area... Places to swim or watch the people... There are restrooms. Parking. They even...More

Thank Will G
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